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: The Childhood Years

  1. Do you have a kids pool at your home?
  2. 8 year old seems traumatized from sleep over camp...
  3. 9-year old separation anxiety?
  4. 5yo wetting bed since medical issues were brought up.
  5. Swim question
  6. Check Out This Funny Family with Four Kids Show!
  7. Talking with children about difficult extended family issues and painful past events
  8. Over affectionate 6 yo DD - scaring others
  9. My son gender confused? Need some advice.
  10. social norms -- neighborhood kids
  11. my 7 year old stole a phone... SHOCKED...what to do??!
  12. new gift alternative
  13. "Science-y" gifts ideas for $10 or less
  14. HopHopClock - A help for parents
  15. How to best handle being a parent to an extrovert when you're an introvert?
  16. Need advice for discouraging "potty talk" and some other behaviours in DS!
  17. Son's hand in crotch all the time ~ what to do?!
  18. Anyone ever have to find pet new home?
  19. Sensitive, emotional, passive-aggressive 4-year-old
  20. Pinpointing the cause of some SERIOUS gas in 6yo girl
  21. Almost 4 year old - constant questions, repetitive
  22. 5 year old child vomiting at only night & low grade fever
  23. 5 year old has a hard time falling asleep
  24. Cyst on dd collar bone under the skin.
  25. disturbing nicknames for the new baby. please help!
  26. road/boat travel with kids
  27. Siblings sleeping together?
  28. 5 YO still grieving loss of pet after 6 months
  29. Primer for "big kid" outdoor play?
  30. Looking for recommendations: Bedtime stories on audio CD
  31. Need bike trailer recommendation
  32. The Amazing Repeating Five-Year-Old
  33. Little boys and gun play
  34. Kids wanting to end friendships - WWYD?
  35. Do you think kids today are different from previous generations?
  36. Exhausted referee needs advice/to vent - Put my 6 y.o. boys in separate rooms?
  37. 5 year old losing baby teeth?
  38. "Shy" 4 yr old and preschool
  39. Playing Dumb
  40. lunch checkout process at your public school -- how does it work?
  41. 7 year old girl is pooing and peeing in the cat's litter box- help
  42. The Childhood Years
  43. 8 yo seems to be getting acne
  44. How can we make our backyard more fun for our kids?
  45. Rash on groin in almost 5 year old
  46. Dealing with violent outbursts in 8 year old
  47. Does DS have chickenpox??
  48. parents of girls: talk to me about body image
  49. "I'm sick" everyday - 6 year old
  50. Eating food/ the ground
  51. How many afterschool activities does your child do?
  52. Has Anyone Had Success with NAET?
  53. How to encourage 3 yr old to catch up on sleep after surgery?
  54. why is my 3.5 yo so miserable?
  55. how to mesh to kids with opposite personalities?
  56. how to help 4 year old feel more secure
  57. When to worry about weight of a 7 year old?
  58. Gun play
  59. Tell me about IEP plans
  60. Kid fears breaking stuff
  61. 4.5 year old boy, still wakes up at night
  62. When is it okay to leave kids alone in a public location?
  63. Bonding without playing
  64. Kissing game in kindergarten
  65. Little Big Brother...
  66. 5 year old boy and a "bad attitude"
  67. Keeping 3 year old occupied without technology
  68. Celebration Burn-Out. How to shift our kid's attitudes about holidays and birthdays?
  69. Please complete my survey on children and media violence!
  70. Bedwetting and more bedwetting
  71. Can't stand that all the neighborhood kids want to play at my house!
  72. Chore chart
  73. Pressures of peer groups start early
  74. My 5yo "confessed" he wants to be a girl
  75. 3yr old PMSing
  76. i think my 6yo is depressed
  77. 5 year old dd, plain shoes and birthday party unhappiness
  78. Are you a parent of a 1-10 year old and want to participate in a uni project about parenting and feeding?
  79. What is empathy supposed to look like?
  80. Toys for an 8 year old boy!
  81. I am a NINJA!!
  82. Outdoor toy suggestions??
  83. Little Big Brother..
  84. Are you a competitive or cooperative mother?
  85. Keeping 4 Year Old Active...Suggestions?
  86. What are your plans for your child for the summer?
  87. 3.5 year old and the potty
  88. How to fight with the monsters living inside my child 's play house ?
  89. Worried about meningitis
  90. Clothing brands for big kids: help my strong, healthy daughter stay confident!
  91. Is seven the new thirteen?!
  92. Advice for recovering from lingering illness
  93. That stinky kid smell
  94. Ds is having regular muscle cramps
  95. Did you sleep with your kids when they were little?
  96. In laws with no sense of germs, and wild cousins.....
  97. Attachment Parenting the ADHD child (please read and weigh in your thoughts if you are parenting an ADHD child)
  98. Uninviting someone to a birthday party.....what would you do?
  99. Five year old might be stealing at school--not sure
  100. Finding rain boots for kid with W I D E feet.
  101. Four and 1/2 year old wont do pretend play
  102. My daughters BMI is below 1%?
  103. Getting home from work (balancing unwinding and spending time w kids)
  104. Things I Said I Would NEVER Do..... (Let's see how well that turned out...)
  105. Need Help Teaching Kids About Safety and "Stranger Danger"
  106. 5 yo ds and hurt feelings
  107. Co-sleeping w/3 yo and new baby on the way. Help!
  108. How old to move playroom to basement?
  109. Surviving a Strong Willed, Clingy Child
  110. Does anyone have experience getting an older child to accept your pregnancy?
  111. Trouble getting "mobilized"
  112. Anyone else have a kid who just wont keep their hands to themselves?
  113. Violent 10 year old
  114. When one parent has to miss child's birthday, what to do?
  115. Is it time to tell dd about gender differences
  116. First Grade Mean Girls
  117. Feel like my 6 year old is always getting the short end of the stick when it comes to love and attention...
  118. I feel unfair but...trying to meet 4 kids' needs!
  119. Impossible to take out of the house!
  120. refusing warm clothes in a cold climate
  121. Video player in a childs bedroom?
  122. Nonviolent Chapter Books?
  123. Advice re: extra curricular activities for pre-school/K kids?
  124. 9yo persistent nose picking - ideas?
  125. I always come back to when there's trouble...
  126. Very shy 3.5 year old- to start school or wait?
  127. Moving to Big Bed fears (mine!)
  128. You WILL EAT, or table rules.
  129. 3.5 old curly hair - tangly - won't brush - help!
  130. natural toy companies?
  131. almost 5 year old talks so much and doesn't listen
  132. What are your views on The Diary of a Wimpy Kid
  133. Help me make our neighborhood fun!
  134. Fluoride supplements?
  135. What are your kids drawing lately?
  136. Active kids and jeans/pants
  137. Friends- 1st Grade
  138. In bed with mommy - activity ideas for the little (and not so little) ones
  139. How much Vitamin C?
  140. Any kids with dreds out there?
  141. Am I being really mean?
  142. WWE - 6 and 8 year old boys want to watch
  143. Feeling overwhelmed and pressured...
  144. Worried about my 6 yo, should I look into getting him counselling? (long).
  145. Homeschooling
  146. start co-sleeping at 4???
  147. 4 yo boy loves everything "girly"
  148. Do you buy your childen gifts in between holidays/birthdays?
  149. Soon to be 7 year old son still wears pull ups at night
  150. Too young?
  151. staying home alone
  152. My son is sneaking candy
  153. 4 year old views sleep as public enemy #1
  154. 3 (almost 4) yo and constant tantrums! Help!
  155. Good-for-you birthday parties
  156. looking for Mr Dressup and Lassie shows
  157. Math book recommendations, please
  158. Six-year-old crawls into our bed every night and there is not enough room.
  159. 3 1/2 year old with lots of attitude!!!
  160. How do I convince my fiance to tell his children their cat died?
  161. seven and eight year old boys
  162. Strange Rebellions-
  163. Encouraging 5yo to sleep in his own bed.
  164. 6 year old's grief...
  165. Son playing with princeses
  166. Eating together
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  168. Advice on 4yr old that is maybe HYPO sensitive - SPD but not ASD
  169. Appropriate Cooking Age
  170. How to motivate dd to brush teeth?
  171. Books for 10 year old who finds reading a challenge?
  172. Two winter fairy tales.
  173. Undescended testicle surgery on a 5 year old
  174. Manners disappeared...HELP!
  175. At the end of my rope with DD (long)
  176. Dad tells 8 year old son "Not to tell mom" that she lectures a lot.
  177. Finding balance
  178. Tiny and angry
  179. Desperate for help, I'm falling apart as a AP mom!
  180. Overall immaturity and dyspraxia
  181. How to address topic of physical handicaps with a 4 yr old?
  182. HELP!!!! Not sure what to do with our middle child
  183. seeking negative attention is draining mom and dad
  184. tickling between cousins
  185. Longer/chapter book suggestions for nearly 5 year old??
  186. Grandparents & Toys
  187. 5yr girl bleeding-ok?
  188. How do we help dd?
  189. Neighbor boy's unfiltered insults hurting my family
  190. Leapfrog Leappad Ultra- Yes or No?
  191. boy, 3.5, SO PHYSICAL
  192. Desperate for a Change in our Dinnertime/Eating!
  193. 6 year old boy
  194. 6 year old boy still pooping in his underwear--encopresis
  195. picky neighbor kid is making my kid picky too
  196. What to do when my child's teacher punished him wrongly?
  197. 3.9 y/o Awake at 2 every night, normal?
  198. 3.5 Year Old - Time between dinner and breakfast?
  199. Did you tell your children about Santa?
  200. Tell me about Hanna Andersson
  201. Child exposed to porn at playdate
  202. Is it normal to wonder if your child is "normal"?
  203. Wish list for family to buy for your child...
  204. 5 year old has some small pimples.
  205. spirited, angry, worried 6 yr old
  206. Looking for a HOMEMADE Christmas gift idea for a 10yr old
  207. "Create Your Own Holiday Cards" Giveaway
  208. convince me Shrinky Dinks are safe -- melting plastic, really?
  209. Getting Ready for Thanksgiving Dinner
  210. Another Christmas gift question - should I buy or should I not?
  211. Wjhat are you getting your 3 year old for christmas?
  212. Black Elderberry for Croup?
  213. My 4 year old can not draw anything
  214. Help with craft supplies?
  215. Need movie recs for 3.5 yr old
  216. Child being unfairly judged by school
  217. Becoming concerned with son's "slippery hands"
  218. Looking for games appropriate for preschool (4-5 year olds)
  219. Becoming a man book for 7 year old boy
  220. Kids Sleeping on Their Own
  221. Please tell me how to get my children to listen to me!!
  222. Raising an extrovert when you're an introvert. (responses very much appreciated!)
  223. 4-Year-Old with possible sensory issues
  224. Birthday party ideas for 7 yo
  225. How much outdoor time?
  226. Nosebleeds from picking?
  227. What do you do when your child refuses to do an activity you signed her up for?
  228. Has Your Child Ever Had an MRI scan?
  229. Please suggest good books for a 3.5 yr old boy
  230. 4 year old - outrageous defiance and mama dating for the first time. Help.
  231. 4 1/2 yr old not doing what I say to do/doing what I say not to do!!
  232. Toys that actually keep kids busy
  233. 5yo penis issue
  234. Neighbors, children, and noise
  235. Sudden bedwetting
  236. Your 6 year old boy
  237. Would this be psychologically harmful (re: food/eating)?
  238. Breast obsessed six year old?
  239. Do you let your children watch Disney?
  240. Wasting Food (aka Well, I Screwed That Up!)
  241. Need help with my almost 4 year old DD.... I'm at my wits end. :(
  242. What is a suitable weekly schedule for a 4 - 5 year old child?
  243. DD (3 yr) not excited at all about Christmas :(
  244. The mean/bully Mom.
  245. self-invites = stress to the host?
  246. Need Help
  247. 10 year old 5th grader still believes in Santa
  248. awesome summer game
  249. Oldies but Goodies...Classic Halloween Specials
  250. General Anesthesia Risks/Alternatives for my 5 year old?